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[HMG Celebrity News] – In the 21 years since Dilbert began poking fun at the corporate world his creator, Scott Adams has received countless awards. But his methods of dealing with critics have now brought him trouble.
Last week, members of the online community blog ‘Meta Filter’ began a heated debate which called both Scott’s IQ and his parentage into question. But one user ‘Planned Chaos’ sprang to Adams’ defense with postings like;
“He has a certified genius IQ!” and, “Is it Adams’ enormous success that makes you so jealous and angry?” And even; “It’s fair to say you disagree with Adams,More >
Look out, Henry Cavill. An Oscar nominee will soon be coming your way.
Michael Shannon has been cast as General Zod, the main villain, in Superman: Man of Steel. The Boardwalk Empire star is also known for his role in Revolutionary Road.
Said director Zack Snyder of the casting: “Zod is not only one of Superman’s most formidable enemies, but one of the most significant because he has insights into Superman that others don’t. Michael is a powerful actor who can project both the intelligence and the malice of the character, making him perfect for the role.”
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The 24-year old had her sights set on the plum female lead but is apparently happy the film’s producers are open to the idea of casting her in a minor part as a villain.
“Lindsay plans to meet the producers and read with an actor who’s up for the role of Lex Luther,” a source told Radar.
And she’s clearly been telling friends all about her unfounded dreams of returning to film;
“Lindsay said she’d be ecstaticMore >
Superman will be flying to the rescue of an Oscar nominee in 2012.
Director Zach Snyder has confirmed that Amy Adams will take on the iconic role of Lois Lane in his upcoming reboot of this franchise. The star of The Fighter joins a cast that includes Henry Cavill as the Man of Steel, Kevin Costner as Jonathan Kent and Diane Lane as Martha Kent.
“Second only to Superman himself, the question of who will play Lois Lane is arguably what fans have been most curious about,” Snyder told The Hollywood Reporter. “So we are excited to announce the casting of Amy Adams, one of the most versatileMore >
(HMG Celebrity News) – No one is sure yet who the villain will be in in Zack Snyder’s upcoming ‘Superman’ reboot. But Amy Adams has been cast as Lois Lane, joining a cast that includes British actor Henry Cavill as Clark Kent/Superman, Diane Lane as Martha Kent and Kevin Costner as Pa Kent. Zack Snyder whose latest endeavor, “Sucker Punch,” opened in second place at the box office this weekend, confirmed that Adams had the role to the Los Angeles Times, saying that he call her by phone while in Paris on Sunday to give her the good news.
“There was a big, giant search for Lois,” SnyderMore >
We previously profiled the styles of Anne Hathaway and Scarlett Johansson. Now it’s Reese Witherspoon vs. Amy Adams in another Oscar night Fashion Face-Off.
Who prevailed? You be the judge.
Reese, a former winner for Walk The Line, was as cute as they come. Amy, who was up for Best Supporting Actress for The Fighter (won by Melissa Leo in the same film), dazzled in blue and over $1 million in jewels. But who looked best?
See original here: Academy Awards Fashion Face-Off: Reese Witherspoon vs. Amy Adams
[HMG] – In a telling sequel to the story told by Party of Five actor, Jeremy London about being ‘kidnapped,’ the man accused of the crime, Brandon Adams, says the actor is just making stuff up.
London told Palm Springs police he was changing a tire on the afternoon of June 10 when Adams and two other men offered to help. He was then – so he says – kidnapped in his own car, held at gunpoint and ‘forced to smoke drugs.’
Brandon, 26, who is now in a cell on $500,000 bail, disagrees – He says the whole trip was a consensual joy-ride, fueled by drugs and some booze.
“There was no gun. There wasMore >